This Week's Topics
- Comments from the Editor
- Recently Published Books
- New & Updated Articles on CodeGuru
- Asynchronously Download Content In Silverlight 2
- BLOG: Technical Terms You Should Know: "Dirt Bound"
- How to Create Your Own Visual WebGui Silverlight Theme
- Developing a Silverlight Web Application with Visual WebGui
- [Updated] Using a Pair Class as Efficient Key Objects
- Hottest Discussions
- New Articles on Developer.com
- Tips to Updating and Upgrading with Eclipse
- Winners of the Developer.com Product of the Year 2009 Are Announced
- A Pixel Editor Program in Java: Multimedia Programming with Java
Comments from the EditorWelcome to the January 20th, 2009 issue of Codeguru's eNewsletter. Today the United States has a new President, but here at Codeguru, we continue with the same leadership! You can expect to get the same great articles, videos, and posts for the next four years and beyond! We will have change, but only in regard to improvements on the site!
If you had a chance to watch the inauguration, then stop by the chit chat forum and let us know what you think! After all, not everything on Codeguru has to be seriousness and code!
Until next week...
Recently Published BooksFor those of you keeping up by reading books. The following are just a few of the new books that have been recently released. If you've read any of these, feel free to write a review to be posted on CodeGuru. See the submission guidelines.
the Microsoft Build Engine: Using MSBuild and Team Foundation
By Hashimi and Bartholomew for Microsoft Press
440 pages for $49.99
By Ghosh and Cameron for Apress
600 pages for $44.99
New & Updated Articles on CodeGuruFollowing are short descriptions of new articles on CodeGuru. If you are interested in submitting your own article for inclusion on the site, then you will find guidelines here.
Download Content In Silverlight 2
By Chad Campbell
Downloading content on demand is a valuable runtime feature. Downloading application modules when needed can enhance a user's experience through reducing load times. This powerful addition can be used when retrieving fonts, media, textual content, or collections of collections of these elements as compressed packages.
By Thomas Valentine
Technical Terms You Should Know: "Dirt Bound"
By Bradley Jones
We see new terms thrown around every day. Here is the latest technical term to hit the streets!
to Create Your Own Visual WebGui Silverlight Theme
Learn how to create your own Visual WebGui Silverlight theme using a default theme.
a Silverlight Web Application with Visual WebGui
By Eyal Albert
Create a full-blown Silverlight application in no time with the open source Visual WebGui framework and platform.
Using a Pair Class as Efficient Key Objects
Learn about a comparison that uses a class capturing individual primitive data types as against rendering the data in a String.
Discussion GroupsCheck out the CodeGuru discussion forums
Forums include Visual C++, General C++, Visual Basic, Java, General Technology, C#, ASP.NET, XML, Help Wanted, and much, much, more!
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New Articles on Developer.comWinners of the Developer.com Product of the Year 2009 Are Announced
By Rosemarie Graham
The votes are in and the winners have been selected. See what products and technology our readers have chosen to be the best in their respective category.
to Updating and Upgrading with Eclipse
By Scott Nelson
Follow these steps for smoother updates of minor releases and less painful migrations to major releases.
Pixel Editor Program in Java: Multimedia Programming with
By Richard G. Baldwin
Examine a new program written entirely in Java that you can use to edit the pixels in your digital photos on a pixel-by-pixel basis.